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Boston Globe's Capital Withdrawal

Well the hardreading staff was leafing through the Boston Globe this morning and here’s what we found on Metro Page One:

Sure enough, the former stand-alone section occupied all of four Metro pages that featured – Motheragawd! 93 more words

Home-based care transition programs reduce readmissions

Now that hospitals are being held responsible for what happens to a discharged patient, health care providers are beginning to use higher level clinicians—even physicians—to make home visits for high-risk patients. 346 more words


Globe's New 'Capital' Section Delivers Capital Gains

When newspapers introduce new sections to their print editions, it’s always about one thing: advertising dollars. So as welcome as the Boston Globe’s new Capital… 120 more words

Looking for your highest risk patients? Predictive analytics will help you find them

In my last blog, I talked about a branch of analytics called predictive analytics, which help identify patients who are at highest risk for being hospitalized. 394 more words


Nurses Picket In One Day Strike at Quincy Medical Center

QUINCY (CBS) – Instead of tending to patients Thursday, nurses at the Quincy Medical Center are walking a picket line.

They claim their one day strike is needed to highlight poor care for patients and that Steward Health Care is under-staffing their medical centers to save money. 220 more words